Dr Simon Green

Senior Lecturer


    Dr Simon Green is Programme Director for the undergraduate degree in Psychology at Birkbeck College, University of London and has particular expertise and experience of teaching working adults from a wide range of backgrounds.

    He has been publishing in his specialist area of biopsychology for more than 20 years. His particular research interests are in phylogenetic perspectives linking brain mechanisms of fear and anxiety in animals and processing of emotional face expression in humans; methodological and conceptual issues in biological explanations of human psychopathology; health psychology, especially psychological and physiological factors in coping with chronic stressors such as long-term illness; and the biological and environmental contributions to gender differences in cognition and affect.